Canadian Western Bank Company Profile (TSE:CWB)

About Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB)

Canadian Western Bank logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) is a Canada-based bank engaged in offering a range of financial services. The Bank specializes in mid-market commercial banking, real estate and construction financing, and equipment financing and leasing. The Bank offers financing solutions through CWB Equipment Financing, National Leasing, CWB Maxium Financial, CWB Franchise Finance and CWB Optimum Mortgage, trust services through Canadian Western Trust and wealth advisory services through CWB Wealth Management. It offers a range of loans, such as general commercial loans, real estate project loans, personal loans and mortgages, commercial mortgages, corporate lending, and oil and gas production loans. It focuses on general commercial, agriculture, healthcare, and golf and turf sectors. It offers a range of personal banking services, including checking and savings accounts, mortgages, home equity lines of credit, personal loans and investment products through its branch network across Western Canada.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financial
  • Industry: Money Center Banks
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:CWB
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.cwbank.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$2.8 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 88,360,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$29.29
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$27.92
  • 52 Week Range: C$23.68 - C$32.29
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.90
  • P/E Growth: 1.34
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$647.08 million
  • Price / Sales: 4.33
  • Book Value: C$24.31 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.30
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 3.1%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 32.72%
  • Return on Equity: 10.53%
  • Return on Assets: 0.97%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 369,622 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 12.42
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB)

What is Canadian Western Bank's stock symbol?

Canadian Western Bank trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "CWB."

How often does Canadian Western Bank pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Canadian Western Bank?

Canadian Western Bank declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, September 1st. Investors of record on Friday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.24 per share on Friday, September 29th. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 14th. This is a positive change from Canadian Western Bank's previous quarterly dividend of $0.22. View Canadian Western Bank's Dividend History.

How were Canadian Western Bank's earnings last quarter?

Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB) posted its earnings results on Thursday, June, 1st. The company reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.02. The firm earned $172.44 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $169 million. Canadian Western Bank had a return on equity of 10.53% and a net margin of 32.72%. View Canadian Western Bank's Earnings History.

When will Canadian Western Bank make its next earnings announcement?

Canadian Western Bank is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Canadian Western Bank.

Where is Canadian Western Bank's stock going? Where will Canadian Western Bank's stock price be in 2017?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Canadian Western Bank's shares. Their forecasts range from C$29.00 to C$35.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian Western Bank's share price to reach C$31.61 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Canadian Western Bank.

Who are some of Canadian Western Bank's key competitors?

Who are Canadian Western Bank's key executives?

Canadian Western Bank's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Robert Lawrence Phillips QC, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Christopher H. Fowler, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Carolyn J. Graham, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • H. Bogac Ozdemir, Executive Vice President, Chief Risk Officer
  • Kelly S. Blackett, Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Corporate Communications
  • Darrell R. Jones, Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • Gail L. Harding Q.C., Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • M. Glen Eastwood, Executive Vice President, Business Transformation
  • Mario V. Furlan, Senior Vice President and Regional General Manager
  • Michael N. Halliwell, Senior Vice President, Regional General Manager

How do I buy Canadian Western Bank stock?

Shares of Canadian Western Bank and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Canadian Western Bank's stock price today?

One share of Canadian Western Bank stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$31.70.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Canadian Western Bank (TSE CWB)
Community Ranking:  0.8 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  86 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  476 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  562
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Canadian Western Bank and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.30)
Consensus Price Target: C$31.61

Analysts' Ratings History for Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/1/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$30.00 -> C$32.00View Rating Details
9/1/2017ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformC$30.00 -> C$33.00View Rating Details
9/1/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformC$32.00 -> C$35.00View Rating Details
9/1/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$28.00 -> C$32.00View Rating Details
9/1/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$31.00 -> C$33.00View Rating Details
9/1/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetC$29.00 -> C$30.00View Rating Details
9/1/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket PerformC$28.00 -> C$29.00View Rating Details
8/11/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$28.00 -> C$30.00View Rating Details
3/3/2017DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$31.00 -> C$32.00View Rating Details
1/17/2017CSFBUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralC$27.00 -> C$32.00View Rating Details
12/2/2016GMP SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$26.50 -> C$29.75View Rating Details
5/3/2016Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetC$23.00 -> C$26.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB)
Earnings by Quarter for Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Canadian Western Bank (TSE CWB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/7/2017        
6/1/2017Q2 2017C$0.57C$0.59C$169.00 millionC$172.44 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2014C$0.61C$0.65C$152.20 millionC$151.53 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.58
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.83
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.59$0.68$0.62
Q2 20174$0.57$0.67$0.61
Q3 20174$0.61$0.72$0.65
Q4 20175$0.65$0.76$0.70
Q1 20182$0.68$0.70$0.69
Q2 20182$0.66$0.68$0.67
Q3 20181$0.72$0.72$0.72
Q4 20181$0.75$0.75$0.75
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Canadian Western Bank (TSE CWB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/1/2017Quarterly$0.243.2%9/14/20179/15/20179/29/2017
6/11/2015Quarterly$0.223.11%6/11/20156/25/20156/25/2015
3/12/2015Quarterly$0.213.1%3/12/20153/26/20153/26/2015
12/3/2014quarterly$0.212.73%12/12/201412/16/20141/8/2015
9/11/2014Quarterly$0.201.97%9/11/20149/25/20149/25/2014
6/5/2014quarterly$0.202.03%6/12/20146/16/20146/26/2014
3/5/2014Quarterly$0.172.12%3/13/20143/17/20143/27/2014
12/13/2013Quarterly$0.192.03%12/13/20131/9/20141/9/2014
12/4/2013$0.1812/13/201312/17/20131/9/2014
6/6/2013quarterly$0.186/20/20136/27/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/19/2017David Leslie John ThomsonInsiderBuy500C$26.23C$13,115.00
6/15/2017Allen David StephenInsiderBuy750C$25.50C$19,125.00
3/22/2017Patrick GallagherInsiderSell150C$21.79C$3,268.50
3/7/2017Robert L PhillipsDirectorBuy1,000C$31.22C$31,220.00
3/6/2017Patrick GallagherInsiderBuy50C$21.25C$1,062.50
1/26/2017Diane Marie DaviesInsiderSell2,500C$30.54C$76,350.00
12/8/2016Christopher Hector FowlerInsiderBuy14C$32.11C$449.54
3/11/2016Allen David StephenInsiderBuy1,000C$16.55C$16,550.00
1/29/2016David Leslie John ThomsonInsiderBuy500C$22.84C$11,420.00
1/28/2016Robert L PhillipsDirectorBuy1,000C$22.42C$22,420.00
1/13/2016Kirby Trent HillInsiderBuy100C$15.64C$1,564.00
1/7/2016Allen David StephenInsiderBuy500C$21.96C$10,978.50
1/5/2016Allen David StephenInsiderBuy500C$17.00C$8,500.00
1/4/2016Sarah Alyson Morgan-SilvesterDirectorBuy600C$23.56C$14,133.00
12/31/2015Allen David StephenInsiderBuy500C$17.80C$8,901.00
12/23/2015Andrew John BibbyDirectorBuy2,000C$23.76C$47,520.00
12/23/2015Christopher Hector FowlerInsiderBuy2,100C$23.70C$49,766.01
10/23/2015Keith Douglas HughesInsiderBuy1,000C$25.12C$25,121.00
4/1/2015Andrew John BibbyDirectorBuy1,000C$27.57C$27,570.00
3/16/2015Sarah Alyson Morgan-SilvesterDirectorBuy3,800C$25.77C$97,907.00
3/12/2015Linda Margaret Owerri HoholDirectorBuy1,000C$26.00C$25,995.00
3/10/2015Robert L PhillipsDirectorBuy1,000C$26.39C$26,386.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB)
Latest Headlines for Canadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 16 at 10:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Western Bank : CWB-CA: Dividend Analysis : September 15th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 6:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Canadian Western Bank : September 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 11 at 11:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Raises Dividend to $0.24 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 4:56 PM
fool.ca logoThese Banks Just Raised Their Dividends by 3-5% - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 9 at 4:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Western Bank :CWB-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : September 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 6:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCormark Weighs in on Canadian Western Bank's FY2017 Earnings (CWB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 2:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Canadian Western Bank (CWB) Lifted by National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 2:20 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDesjardins Research Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for Canadian Western Bank (CWB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 4 at 2:20 AM
seekingalpha.com logoCanadian Western Bank's (CBWBF) CEO Chris Fowler on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 1 at 5:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Price Target Raised to C$32.00 at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Price Target Raised to C$32.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Price Target Increased to C$33.00 by Analysts at CIBC
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanaccord Genuity Increases Canadian Western Bank (CWB) Price Target to C$30.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Lifted to "Outperform" at Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Price Target Increased to C$29.00 by Analysts at BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 5:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Upgraded to Outperform by Scotiabank
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 5:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CWB.TO earnings conference call or presentation 31-Aug-17 7:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 3:37 AM
nasdaq.com logoUpdate: TSX Rises 78 Points as Q2 GDP Beats Expectations, Leading to Broad-Based Rally - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 31 at 10:36 PM
fool.ca logoWhy Canadian Western Bank Is up Over 1%
www.fool.ca - August 31 at 5:34 PM
fool.ca logoWhy Canadian Western Bank Is up Over 1%
www.fool.ca - August 31 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCWB reports very strong third quarter financial performance
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 5:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCWB reports very strong third quarter financial performance
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 5:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 24 at 1:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 10:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Price Target Raised to C$30.00 at Scotiabank
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 2:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Canadian Western Bank : August 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 6:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB) PT Raised to C$30.00 at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 12:52 AM
fool.ca logoSmart Investors Should Probably Avoid This Canadian Bank - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 3 at 7:06 PM
fool.ca logoEvaluating Canada's Regional Banks: Canadian Western Bank - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 2 at 6:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Western Bank :CWB-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 6:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Canadian Western Bank : July 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 5:24 PM
fool.ca logoHow Investors Can Benefit From Rising Rates | The Motley Fool ... - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - July 17 at 6:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Canadian Western Bank : July 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 3:33 PM
fool.ca logoHow Many Rate Hikes Are Likely Coming From the Bank of Canada? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - July 13 at 6:53 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCanadian Dividend All-Stars Expected To Announce Dividend Increases - Week Of July 10-14 - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - July 10 at 5:38 PM
fool.ca logoThe Canadian Banks Are at All-Time Highs: Is it Time to Take a Chance on This Alternative Lender? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - July 8 at 8:50 AM
fool.ca logoHow This Financial Stock Has Been Resilient in the Oil Patch
www.fool.ca - July 6 at 6:59 PM
marketwatch.com logoCWB Franchise Finance partners with Browns Restaurant Group on term loan and development facility
www.marketwatch.com - July 5 at 6:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (TSE:CWB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 10:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Western Bank – Value Analysis (TORONTO:CWB) : June 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 10:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Western Bank breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CWB-CA : June 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 23 at 5:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Canadian Western Bank (CWB) Insider Purchases 500 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 4:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Canadian Western Bank (CWB) Insider Buys 750 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Western Bank : CWB-CA: Dividend Analysis : June 16th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 5:31 PM
fool.ca logoIs Canadian Western Bank’s Mortgage Portfolio Really High Risk?
www.fool.ca - June 7 at 11:26 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Western Bank (CWB) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 6 at 10:46 PM
baystreet.ca logoWhy Canadian Western Bank Remains a Speculative Play
www.baystreet.ca - June 6 at 4:54 PM
baystreet.ca logoWhy Canadian Western Bank Remains a Speculative Play - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - June 6 at 4:54 PM
fool.ca logoCanadian Western Bank: Higher Risk, Lower Reward
www.fool.ca - June 5 at 11:58 AM

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